NEWS | April 19, 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) — The world's financial leaders see a number of threats facing a global economy still on an uneven road to recovery with ...
Is This the Stock Market Correction We Have Been Waiting for?
Stock markets are falling all over the world due to unfavorable events. Many have claimed that world stock markets are over valued. Is this the collapse?
Pretty as a Picture: Art Made Entirely of Makeup
Faces make great canvases, but these creations give the term "makeup artist" a whole new meaning
How the Housing Market Is Changing to Meet Millennials Where They're At
Hefty debt and unstable jobs have made Millennials cautious about buying homes and careful about what they buy and who handles their mortgages.
Bangs Regret? 14 Styles to Get Fringe Off Your Face
Avoid that awkward growing-out phase with these super-cute hairstyles
Stock Market Finished Week on Sour Note, All Indexes Lower
China set the stage for a market selloff on Friday by imposing new short selling regulations.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Has Heart Surgery
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar spent his 68th birthday undergoing quadruple coronary bypass surgery, and early reports after yesterday's operation suggest he'll be around to celebrate plenty of other birthdays. Abdul-Jabbar was diagnosed with heart disease only this week, reports the Los Angeles Times , and he underwent the procedure at the Ronald Reagan...
Gwyneth's Week on Food Stamps Lasted 4 Days
Gwyneth Paltrow's much-maligned attempt at the food stamp challenge was supposed to last a week, but she cheated after four days, she admits in a post published yesterday on Goop . Her self-given final grade: C-. She notes that she was "dubious" from the outset that she'd be able to make...
Some of Those Low-Interest Home Equity Loans Are About to Double or Triple
Conversion from interest-only payments to principal and interest could pose problems for borrowers, particularly when household budgets remain tight and income gains have been hard to come by.
FoolProof Recipe for Teaching Financial Literacy Embraces Skepticism, Shuns Business Input
Chances are the financial literacy operations you've come across are sponsored by businesses that never teach the caveats. FoolProof's program is an example of how financial education ought to work.
Why the Buy-and-Hold Strategy No Longer Works for Some Retirement Investors
The old tried and true method of buying and holding stocks and bonds no longer works for investors retirement portfolios.
Savings challenge: Make your own shaving oil
Stop nicking your budget; lather up some savings with this money-saving tip.
Why pay extra toward mortgage principal?
Pay a little more every month, and your mortgage interest will drop. Here's how it works.
Explaining Brand Equity
The value premium that a company realizes from a product with a recognizable name as compared to its generic equivalent.
A New Corporate Governance Initiative In Japan
Expectations are low that Japan can create a corporate governance climate that meets global standards, but a new initiative is aimed at doing just that.
ESPN Suspends Reporter After Rant Caught on Video
ESPN reporter Britt McHenry won't be on the air for a weekthe network has suspended her after a videotape surfaced in which she insults a cashier for a towing company in nasty fashion. Some not-so-pleasant examples, as compiled by Deadspin and Sports Illustrated . Im in the news sweetheart, I...
Budget-Stretching Gardening Tips
A bakers dozen of easy, budget-stretching garden ideas just in time for spring and summer planting.
Email: Affleck Told PBS to Hide Slave-Owning Relative
An email exchange in the newly published database of hacked Sony documents looks to be embarrassing for Ben Affleck and PBS. Affleck demanded that the show Finding Your Roots withhold the nugget that he had a slave-owning ancestor, reports the Boston Globe . The pressure appeared to be successful, because when...
The 4 Most Confusing Things About Sugar
What's the difference between naturally occurring and added? Is fruit fine? Does eating sugar lead to diabetes? Here, the truth about all things sweet.
Video: Home equity rates for Feb. 13, 2015
The environment for home equity borrowing remains favorable.
Tom Cruise's California compound for sale
This house is worth jumping on a couch for: Cruise's California estate is for sale.
13 Foods That Are High in Magnesium
Chances are, you're not getting as much magnesium as your body needs. Here's how to get more of this important mineral in your diet.
Borrowing from home equity: Rules of the road
A home equity loan or HELOC can be a blessing or a curse. Know the difference.
What Can You Make With Brown Rice?
Three star chefs get creative with this healthy grain.
House of 1000 Doors: Evil Inside
From Alawar Games, comes the latest chapter in the thrilling House of 1000 Doors series! Emily’s everyday life is shattered when a strange woman knocks at her door, begging for her help as a frightening meteor descends from the sky. In an instant, she’s whisked away to the mysterious House of the Lancasters, where she discovers she has a special gift: the inner light. Now Emily’s power is the only thing that can stop the dark disease that threatens to swallow the entire world. This deadly infection corrupts anything it touches: humans, animals, even plants and inanimate objects, turning them into violent monsters. Work together with your new family to fight back and restore the world, before it’s too late!
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Money matters are highlighted today, Gemini. You can expect to spend a lot of time with the calculator as you balance your checkbook or begin to work on your budget. Even if you don... Read More Money matters are highlighted today, Gemini. You can expect to spend a lot of time with the calculator as you balance your checkbook or begin to work on your budget. Even if you don't consider yourself particularly good with numbers, you will do a great job. You're conscientious. Success in all endeavors is indicated today.
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